Grant Awardees 2013

Honor Roll of 2013 Grantees

With thanks to our Donors, event sponsors and grant evaluation committees we are pleased to announce that The ISPRS Foundation (TIF) funding for 2010 has been provided in the four TIF grant categories of:

Travel Grants″    ″ Summer Schools


Travel Grants

21-24 May, 2013 – TIF Travel Awards for Hannover Photogrammetry Workshop on High-Resolution Earth Imaging for Geospatial Information held in Hannover, Germany

Mr. Henrique Candido de Oliveira - $1,270 USD (855 Euros)
Ph.D. student , University, Estadual Paulista

Ms Marta Kubiak – No funds, but free registration,

Ms Eweling Rupnik - $380 USD (255 Euros)
Ph.D. student , Technical Univeristy Wien, Austria

Mr. Khelifa Djerriri - $800 USD (540 Euros),
Ph.D. student, University Sidi Bei, Abbes

Ms Faith Njeki Karana - $1300 USD (875 Euros),
Senior Lecturer, Nairobi, Kenya

Total $3750 (2525 Euros)


11-17 November 2013 – TIF Travel Awards for ISPRS Conference on ”Serving Society with Geoinformatics‘-SSG-2013 held in Antalya,Turkey

Mr. Mustafa Ozendi – 280 Euros,
Ph.D. student at Geomatics Engineering Department of Bulent Ecevit University, Turkey

Mr. Dante Abate, Italy – 730 Euros,
Researcher, Italy

Ms Nadia Babiker Ibrahim, Sudan – 990 Euros,
Ph.D. student and researcher, UNESKO-CHAIR for Water Resources Sciences
Khartoum, Sudan

Total $2953.30 (2000 Euros)


Summer Schools

25-30 October 2013 – TIF funds for ISPRS Student Consortium “Summer School” and WG VI/5 Workshop on ”Remote Sensing and GIS Technologies for Monitoring Climate and Environment” held in Werdhapura Sanur, Bali, Indonesia
Funds support classroom facility, instructors, material, etc. (3,000 Euros).

Total $4066.11 (3000 Euros)


29 October – 2 November 2013 – TIF funds for ISPRS Student Consortium “Summer School” and WG VI/5 Workshop on ”Geospatial Science for Monitoring of Environment for Sustainable Development” held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Funds support classroom facility, instructors, material, etc. ($8,612.00) and reimbursement of attendance by Student Consortium Chair, Ms Ursa Kanjir, Slovenia ($1268.38).

Total $9,880.38


Total Grants: $20,649.79




The ISPRS Foundation, Inc. (TIF) is an independently registered entity that has been established to provide financial assistance and in-kind support solely for benevolent purposes that are pursued by The International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS).

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